Incident Reports

Man strangled his friend to death in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Mechinagar, Ward 5

Police arrested Shukraraj Limbu, a 56-year-old resident of Andheri in Mechinagar Municipality-5 on the charge of killing his 40-year-old friend Bhim Raj Limbu of the same place on June 15.  According to police, Shukra Raj has confessed that he strangled Limbu to death by tying a crack bandage around his neck over a personal dispute. Locals had informed the police after they saw Limbu's body with a bandage around his neck and blood dripping from his mouth. The body was taken to Mechi Hospital for autopsy and further investigation is underway, police said.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Murder/attempted Murder
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
Total Killed 1
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